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Bangladesh gives names to begin Rohingya repatriation

A Bangladesh Cabinet minister gave a list of 8,032 Rohingya refugees to his Myanmar counterpart to begin repatriations of the Muslim minority under a November agreement between the two countries. B...

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Kusal Mendis, Dasun Shanaka scale Bangladesh's 190, end Sri Lanka's eight-match losing streak

Opener Kusal Mendis scored his maiden half-century in T20 Internationals to lead Sri Lanka's six-wicket rout of Bangladesh in the first of the two matches in Dhaka on Thursday. Mendis smashed 53 of...

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NSE keen to buy 25% stake in Dhaka stock exchange to rival China

Read more about NSE keen to buy 25% stake in Dhaka stock exchange to rival China on Business Standard. India is trying to match the Chinese exchanges expanding clout over south Asian bourses

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1st T20I: Kusal Mendis Stars As Sri Lanka Thrash Bangladesh

Opener Kusal Mendis slammed his maiden half century in Twenty20 internationals to lead Sri Lanka to a six-wicket win against Bangladesh in the first Twenty20 International in Dhaka on Thursday.

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Bangladesh vows improved cricket pitches

Bangladeshs cricket board on Thursday promised to improve pitches for international Tests after its two best venues were rated "below average" by the sports governing body following the Sri Lanka s...

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Bangladesh Vows Improved Cricket Pitches After ICC Rebuke

The International Cricket Council penalised the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Dhaka for its subpar pitch a week after rebuking Bangladesh's other top venue in Chittagong for its shoddy ground.

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Dhaka ( ; formerly spelled as Dacca) is the capital of Bangladesh. It is a megacity and one of the major cities of South Asia.